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Title Scrap Metal Drive Trucks Depart City Hall, 1941
Date 1941/07/30
Description Trucks carrying aluminum leave Santa Monica City Hall. The accompanying newspaper clipping states "Seven truckloads of aluminum yesterday went from Santa Monica into national defense channels at the close of the campaign for scrap metal in this city. The trucks, which led a parade through the business area, are shown as they left the city hall, site of the big bin which the aluminum was placed during the drive."
Collection Bill Beebe Collection
Photographer Gaze, Emerson
Catalog Number 3.2.4314
Object Name Negative, Film
Search Terms Aluminum
Aluminum drive
City Hall
Military
Santa Monica City Hall
Truck
Year Range from 1941
Year Range to 1941